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Cold weather catches drivers out

National News // Nov. 27, 2017

The sudden cold weather has caught many drivers off guard this weekend.

Kapo BL Cold weather catches drivers out

Yesterday morning, four people were sent to hospital after their car in Füllensdorf in canton Basel-Country hit another head-on in snowy conditions.

Another car in Schwyz hit a concrete barrier and ended up on the roof after sliding on the snow. The 50 year old driver had to be cut out of the vehicle. He was mildly injured.

In Sankt Gallen another car ended up in a field after skidding and in Aargau a car hit a power pylon.

Drivers are being urged to take into account, winter has arrived. 

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